Severe Weather Warning

Posted by on 26 May 2016

Please be aware of the current MetService Severe Weather Warning for our region – a copy of the key information is below. 

Please stay up to date with forecasts at the MetService website http://www.metservice.com

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AREA/S AFFECTED: THE RANGES OF WESTERN NELSON AND BULLER

FORECAST: Periods of heavy rain expected from Friday evening through to Saturday morning. In the 15 hours from 6pm Friday to 9am Saturday, expect 100 to 140mm to accumulate. Further rain is expected through the rest of Saturday and another 30mm may accumulate by midnight.

AREA/S AFFECTED: RICHMOND AND BRYANT RANGES

FORECAST: Periods of heavy rain expected from late Friday evening through to Saturday morning. In the 10 hours from 10pm Friday to 8am Saturday, expect 80 to 100mm to accumulate.

NEXT SEVERE WEATHER WARNING WILL BE ISSUED AT OR BEFORE 9:00pm Thursday 26-May-2016